Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Charming Charlie opens second store

Dipti Nair Doha The one-of-a-kind contemporary jewellery and accessory retailer, Charming Charlie, recently opened its second store at the Mall of Qatar. The store was inaugurated by US Ambassador to Qatar HE Dana Shell Smith and ..

New mosquito trap smart enough to keep just the bad bugs

AP A smart trap for mosquitoes? A new high-tech version is promising to catch the bloodsuckers while letting friendlier insects escape and even record the exact weather conditions when different species emerge to bite. Whether it ..

The stealth makeover of Diane von Furstenberg

NYT Syndicate Not quite one year ago, the Scottish designer Jonathan Saunders, who had recently closed his namesake fashion line after 13 years and was thinking about making furniture, was summoned to a meeting with Diane von ..

NYT Syndicate In November 1967, four years after her husband's assassination, Jacqueline Kennedy travelled to the temples of Angkor Wat in Cambodia on a much-publicised trip with David Ormsby Gore, a friend of her husband and ..

IANS Filmmaker Oliver Stone, who was at the Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW), ceremony to accept the Laurel Award, said its"fashionable" now to take shots at US President Donald Trump. But he strongly feels the issue is not just ..

Tribune News Network AkzoNobel, the world leader in performance coatings technology and innovation, is calling bright young minds working in the field of chemistry to join its global 'Imagine Chemistry' challenge. ..

Mia Alvar NYT Syndicate Fiction supposedly"gives voice" to its characters, but what can it do for those who would rather not speak? In Viet Thanh Nguyen's superb new collection, The Refugees, men and women displaced from ..

IANS Angelina Jolie has opened up about her split from actor-producer Brad Pitt for the first time since filing for divorce last year. In an interview with BBC World News in Cambodia, Jolie was asked about the split. She said that it had ..

Reuters Writers for the films Moonlight and Arrival won top Writers Guild of America awards on Sunday, boosting the films' chances in the upcoming Academy Awards, Hollywood's biggest honours. Barry Jenkins and Tarell ..

IANS Kiara Advani, who has featured in films like Fugly and MS Dhoni: The Untold Story, is now gearing up for the release of her forthcoming film Machine. She considers herself lucky that she is not yet slotted in any genre. "I think ..

IANS Varalaxmi Sarath Kumar said that actresses shouldn't be judged based on what they wear on screen. Varalaxmi didn't directly comment on the recent incident involving the kidnap and alleged assault on a popular ..

IANS Kareena Kapoor Khan is expecting Rangoon, which features her husband Saif Ali Khan, to become one of the best films of this year. Kareena, who attended the screening of the Vishal Bhardwaj directorial said:"I am expecting ..

PTI Anshuman Jha feels every artist wishes to gain commercial success. He made his big screen debut in 2010 with Dibakar Banerjee's critically acclaimed Love Sex aur Dhoka. He then followed it up with films like X: Past is Present ..

IANS Shahid Kapoor, who will turn 36 on February 25, had a pre-birthday party with wife Mira and a host of his friends from Bollywood. He had the"best" time, he said."#bestbirthdayever," Shahid posted on Instagram, with an image ..

PTI Sidharth Malhotra says he is doing only one film as of now and it is not a Salman Khan production, as is being reported. There were reports that Karan Johar has put in a word for the Student of the Year star to Salman, who is on a hunt for a ..